2020 is going to be an incredible year for skateboarding. This article is all about giving you an insight through our research. Which brands will dominate 2020? We are bringing you some of the best brands of non-electric skateboards based on sales, popularity, reviews, and searches. Here’s a look at the 5 top skateboard brands to dominate 2020.
The BakerBoys distribution was founded by professional skateboarder Andrew Reynolds with two others in 1999. They also upgraded it to a larger warehouse when they decided to start Deathwish Skateboards. Deathwish Skateboards draws its inspiration from the 70s and 80s cult movies. It is also influenced by the kitsch magazine cover artwork. Their popular ‘Deathwish Stonewash’ deck is for the denim appreciating skateboarder who needs slender skateboards. It is not too concave and is 7.75″ wide which is a perfect choice for those who prefer a mellow nose and tail.
- Width: 7.75″
- Length: 31″
- Wheelbase: 13.7″
Another popular brand when it comes to regular skateboards, Santa Cruz have boards of all shapes and sizes as well as popular apparel. We love their top-notch skateboards with their amazing graphics. New Pro 1-Offs from Santa Cruz Skateboards. The Tom Remillard’s “Lit AF” skateboard, for instance, comes with an ultra-wide 8.8″ deck, Popsicle shape. This is a new re-designed deck suitable for an all-around ripper. You can hit the streets or zip off at the skate park. It is made with 100% North American Maple and has a guarantee for 120 days against manufacturer defects.
- Length 31.73 In
- Width 8.8 In
- Wheel Base 14 In
Independent Trucks are the most popular skateboards out there. They have the most innovative trucks as we know them with lightweight and hollow axles and kingpins. Many of their Independent Trucks have titanium axles which are extremely light. The graphics are awesome and they have plenty of pro riders. You have deck sizes starting at 7.75″ all the way above 9″. We love the SK8MAFIA which has the artist/ripper Travis Law created a demonically seductive graphic with the classic Mafia hands logo.
Welcome Skateboard is a rising brand established in 2010. They have a great fan following and many customers thanks to their eye-catching shapes and graphics. All their boards are colorful and have interesting abstract graphics. Another unique brand is the Welcome Skateboards who promotes teams for spreading the cultural aspect of skateboarding. They love to promote skateboarding among women as an art form. Their colorful skateboards are eye-catching made of some top-notch materials and offer comfort and support in rides. The Heartwise Complete which is of 7.75″ depth is one of our favorite skateboards with some pretty amazing features.
- 7.75″ x 31.4″
- 100% North American Maple with 3 color plies
- Abec 7 bearings
Zero Skateboards is a skateboard company located in California. It was founded by professional skateboarder and entrepreneur Jamie Thomas, and distributed by his Black Box Distribution Company. The Zero brand has a full selection of skateboards decks to fit every style of rider. The Zero skateboard decks with their slick coated bottoms help you slide more efficiently. Zero complete skateboards can cruise on any surface without wearing down. They come assembled with trucks, bearings, wheels, hardware, and grip tape. Check out Zero skateboard bearings for a smooth ride.